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Ozora is a village in Tolna, Hungary. It has been notable since the Middle Ages, when Pipo of Ozora built a castle at this site by permission of Sigismund of Hungary in 1416. Arthur Görgei won an important victory at the Battle of Ozora during the 1848 Revolution in this area. In recent times, it has become famous for the psychedelic Ozora Festival, which has been held annually on an estate in Ozora near small village Dádpuszta since 2004.[4]

Ozora
Aerial photograph of Ozora Castle
Aerial photograph of Ozora Castle
Coat of arms of Ozora
Coat of arms
Ozora is located in Hungary
Ozora
Ozora
Location of Ozora in Hungary
Coordinates: 46°45′10″N 18°23′55″E / 46.7529°N 18.3985°E / 46.7529; 18.3985
CountryHungary
RegionSouthern Transdanubia
CountyTolna
SubregionTamás
Area
 • Total59.58 km2 (23.00 sq mi)
Population
 (2009)[2]
 • Total1,666
 • Density28/km2 (72/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)
Postal code
7086
Area code+36 74
KSH code05661[3]
Websitewww.ozora.hu

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ozora at the Hungarian Central Statistical Office (Hungarian).
  2. ^ Ozora at the Hungarian Central Statistical Office (Hungarian). 2009
  3. ^ Ozora at the Hungarian Central Statistical Office (Hungarian).
  4. ^ "O.Z.O.R.A. Festival".

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